Statues - Hither & Thither

Finland
Helsinki
Uusimaa

Korkeavuorenkatu 12
(Johanneksenkirkko - St. John's Church)

Johannes kastaja

Saint John the Baptist

c. 6 BC- c. 36 AD
itinerant preacher and a major religious figure who led a movement of baptism at the Jordan River. He baptized Jesus at "Bethany beyond the Jordan."
(Wikipedia)
Kari Juva
2003

Helsinki /  Johannes kastaja   Helsinki /  Johannes kastaja

Description

Bronze statue at the entrance of the church.

Signature

KJ MMIII

Helsinki - Johannes kastaja

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 60°9'43" E 24°56'43"

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